Apr
25
10:00 am10:00

The Business of Early Learning

  • Best Western

Economic Summit on Early Childhood Investment

Join more than 200 business leaders, policy makers, and community leaders to examine the latest research and policy developments in early learning. Participants will learn, network, and collaborate for smart policy investments to impact today's children and tomorrow's economy.

Sponsored by the PA Early Learning Investment Commission.

Apr
26
1:00 pm13:00

Should Age Be Used to Limit Healthcare Spending?

  • Lutheran Heritage Room at Thiel College (Howard Miller Center)

Two times available:; 1 - 3 p.m. or 6 - 8 p.m. (same content)

Alex John London, Ph.D., Professor of Philosophy, Director, The Center for Ethics & Policy at Carnegie Mellon University

Dr. London is an elected Fellow of Hastings Center, a highly respected, independent, nonpartisan bioethics research institute, and recipient of the Elliott Dunlap Smith Award for Distinguished Teaching & Educational Service in the Dietrich College of Humanities & Social Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University. He received the Distinguished Service Award from the American Society of Bioethics & Humanities and a New Directions Fellowship from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

London is a recognized expert in bioethics and has delivered 15 international invited talks. He has published 17 articles, has been quoted by national and regional media, and testified before a presidential committee on bioethical issues.

This session is approved by AMA PRA Category 1 credits.

For more information or to register: 724-983-7168. (Registration also available at the door.
Complimentary shuttle service will be provided between the Passavant Center parking lot and Howard Miller Center. The shuttle tent will designate pick up/drop off locations.

The session is sponsored by the Community Medical Ethics Project composed of The Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity, St. Paul's, Thiel College and UPMC Horizon.

10th Annual WILD Conference
Apr
27
9:00 am09:00

10th Annual WILD Conference

  • Ambassador Banquet & Conference Center

Knowledge, Energy and Passion - Go WILD! Women in Leadership Development (WILD) Conference is in its 10th year and provides a celebration that recognizes, supports and promotes women in business through women helping women. This concept of connectivity is achieved by encouraging networking, providing leadership opportunities, and supporting each other. Interested in learning more about Women in Leadership Development and attending the Conference? Click here to learn more and register.

St. Paul's Spaghetti Dinner
Apr
29
4:00 pm16:00

St. Paul's Spaghetti Dinner

  • The Cornerstone Restaurant

All proceeds benefit: Life at St. Paul's, The American Cancer Society's Relay for Life and the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's.

Spaghetti, meatballs, salad, bread, beverage and homemade cupcakes

Cost: $8 per person
Take out available; walk-ins welcome

Ann Labounsky, Organist
Apr
30
4:00 pm16:00

Ann Labounsky, Organist

  • Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

Sponsored by Holy Trinity Lutheran Church and co-sponsored with Northwestern  PA Synod

Organ music of the Reformation - Celebrating 500 Years in Christ's Priestly Prayer through the Musical Theology of J.S. Bach

The concert is free and open to the public. An opportunity will be provided for a free-will offering to support the series

Tour of Homes at The Colony
May
2
2:00 pm14:00

Tour of Homes at The Colony

Spring Tour of Homes at The Colony at St. Paul's

Meet with Colony Ambassadors at the Keifer Building before beginning your tour featuring: custom renovated 1 bedroom apartments and newly constructed 3 bedroom homes

The tour is open to the public.

For additional information, call 724-588-7610

St. Paul's Without Walls Job Fair
May
10
2:00 pm14:00

St. Paul's Without Walls Job Fair

St. Paul's Without Walls Home Based Services, a trusted name in senior care, is recruiting honest, dependable, compassionate individuals to be Companions and Care Partners. 

  • Flexible hours
  • Orientation and training
  • Competitive salary
  • Extra money for weekend hours
  • Holiday pay

2 Job Fairs at 2 Locations:

St. Paul's
Keifer Social Room
341 East Jamestown Road
Greenville, PA 16125
Wednesday, May 10
2-3 p.m. and 6-7 p.m.

The Ridgewood at Shenango Valley
One Elston Way
Hermitage, PA 16148
Thursday, May 18
2-3 p.m. and 6-7 p.m.

If you are unable to attend either site, call 724-589-4740 or email, marketing@stpaulswithoutwalls.org with questions or for additional information.

GSO's Orchestral Extravaganza
May
13
7:30 pm19:30

GSO's Orchestral Extravaganza

  • Passavant Center at Thiel College

Feature the talented musicians of the GSO in an orchestral extravaganza with overtures, waltzes, dances, marches, and tangos. This very colorful program includes Mozart's Marriage of Figaro Overture, Strauss' Blue Danube Waltz, Elgar's Pomp and Circumstance March, Tangos by Sousa and Anderson, and Tchaikovsky's vibrant Capriccio Espagnol. The GSO will perform the breathtaking finale to the Saint-Saens Organ Symphony No. 3 with organist Karyn Kirchofer as soloist.

Order tickets here

Cornerstone Mother's Day Buffet
May
14
11:00 am11:00

Cornerstone Mother's Day Buffet

  • The Cornerstone Restaurant

Seatings: 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.

Reservations: 724-589-4500

Menu includes:

Carved Prime Rib
Baked White Fish Marsala
Chicken Kiev
White Cheddar Macaroni & Cheese
Twice Baked Potato Casserole with Bacon
Crustless Spinach Quiche
Zucchini & Potato Bake
Creamy Confetti Corn with Bacon
Mixed Greens Salad
Applesauce
Strawberry Pretzel Salad
Coleslaw
Dinner Rolls
Delicious Array of Desserts

Adults $21.95; Children under 10 $9.95 (does not include beverage, tax and tip)

Linen Sale at St. Paul's
May
23
7:00 am07:00

Linen Sale at St. Paul's

  • Headland Friendship Commons in The Villas

Sponsored by and benefits St. Paul's Auxiliary

  • Ultra plush blankets (baby, twin, queen) $25-$65
  • Sherpa throws and blankets $29.95
  • Shera blankets $59.95-$64.95
  • Comforter sets $79.95-$89.95
  • Bamboo memory foam pillows (queen, king) $25 & $30
  • Sheet sets (twin, XL twin, full, queen, king, CA king)
    • 900 Series $40          3 sets $110
    • 1200 Series $45         3 sets $120
Ask the Experts Series
May
25
6:00 pm18:00

Ask the Experts Series

  • Keifer Building at St. Paul's

Support for In-Home Care: We Are Here to Help

Presenters:

  • Bretton Walberg, Owner of Walberg Family Pharmacies
  • Alesha Stefanak, Community Relations Director, SouthernCare Hospice
  • Amanda Diodati-Everly, Community Relations Specialist, SouthernCare Hospice, Meadville
  • Jim Sherman, Director, St. Paul's Without Walls
  • Noreen Sokolak, RN, BSN of VNA Alliance

Reservations required. Seating is limited. RSVP by May 22: jkather@lifeatstpauls.org, or 724-589-4646

Click here to review more information.

Coffee Connections
Jun
2
8:30 am08:30

Coffee Connections

  • Spring Valley Golf Course

Connecting Businesses to Create a Better Community

Sponsored by: Primary Health Network

PHN and PHN Foundation invite business members of Mercer County and surrounding areas to attend Coffee Connections to create networking opportunities and educate others on what our area has to offer.

RSVP by May 19: rdean@primary-health.net

15th Annual Strawberry Festival & Auction
Jun
11
1:00 pm13:00

15th Annual Strawberry Festival & Auction

  • The Ridgewood at Shenango Valley

Event Features:

  • Live Auction
  • Chance Auction
  • Chance PLUS Auction
  • 50/50 Raffle
  • Specially prepared strawberry desserts

Proceeds from the auctions and raffles benefit the Good Samaritan Fund at The Ridgewood at Shenango Valley and are used solely for benevolent and unfunded care.

Admission: $1 or one non-expired canned food item per person to benefit the Community Food Warehouse.

Click here for a coupon for a special drawing.

Rotary Annual Golf Scramble
Jun
16
Jun 17

Rotary Annual Golf Scramble

  • Pine Hill Golf Course

Registration from 12 to 12:45 p.m.

Shotgun start 1:00 p.m.

Four person scramble (women and seniors hit from appropriate tees). Prizes for 1st, 2nd 5th places, skill prizes, raffle prizes, putting contest.

$75 per golfer or $300 per team (includes green fees with carts, hot dogs & chips, beverages, chicken or steak buffet dinner, and prizes)

Tee sponsors available for $100

Proceeds benefit various Rotary programs including youth leadership and vocational programs, international exchange programs, living language scholarship, Greenville service projects, and Rotary International Foundation.

For more information: Coy Price, 724-944-0016 or Mike Shultz, 724-589-2167

Click here for a registration form.

UPMC Foundation Golf Masters Scramble
Jun
26
9:30 am09:30

UPMC Foundation Golf Masters Scramble

  • Avalon Golf & Country Club at Buhl

The UPMC Horizon Community Health Foundation is one of the premier golf outings in our region. Proceeds fund special projects in our area that address unmet health and human service needs.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Golfer Only, Hole-in-One and Team Prizes

9:30 a.m. Registration
9:30 - 10:45 a.m. Putting Contest
11:00 a.m. Shotgun Start
4:30 p.m. Reception (cash bar & buffet dinner, awards & prizes)

Reserve your spot by June 16.
Questions: 724-983-7159 or 724-347-4599
bonierjm@upmc.edu or ballishhrl@upmc.edu


Strayhaven Annual Reverse Raffle
Apr
22
5:30 pm17:30

Strayhaven Annual Reverse Raffle

  • Greenville Elks Lodge #145

5:30 pm - Doors Open
6:00 pm - Boards Open
7:00 pm - Dinner
8:00 pm
- Drawings

Tickets - $40 per couple
(includes dinner, beer/pop, and main board ticket)

Contact: Jessica Jamison, 724-877-8795

Cornerstone Easter Buffet
Apr
16
11:00 am11:00

Cornerstone Easter Buffet

  • The Cornerstone Restaurant

Seatings: 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.

Reservations: 724-589-4500

Menu includes:

Leg of Lamb with Mint Jelly
Sweet Ranch Roasted Chicken
Parsley Potatoes
White Cheddar Macaroni & Cheese
Sweet Potato Casserole
Asparagus Casserole
Orange-glazed Carrots
Pickled Beets & Eggs
Applesauce
Coleslaw
Fresh Fruit Salad
Dinner Rolls
Delicious Array of Desserts

Adults $21.95; Children under 10 $9.95 (does not include beverage, tax and tip)
 

Apr
13
6:00 pm18:00

Sip & Paint

  • Greenville Senior Center

Benefits the 10th Annual Greenville Heritage Days

All painting supplies and refreshments included. This is the picture that will be painted.

Tickets are $40 and may be purchased at the Greenville Senior Center or from a Heritage Days Committee Member, or call, Brandon, 724-988-8662.

Apr
6
7:00 am07:00

Uniform, Shoe & Accessory Sale

  • Headland Friendship Commons at St. Paul's

Featuring the latest styles, prints & colors for uniforms and professional work shoes from major manufacturers! All your uniform needs in one convenient location.

Sponsored by the Auxiliary of St. Paul's

40 Under 40 Reception
Apr
5
5:30 pm17:30

40 Under 40 Reception

  • Park Inn by Radisson

Recognition of the 40 Under 40 recipients

Sponsored by the Shenango Valley, Grove City, Mercer, and Greenville Chambers of Commerce

Cost is $25 per person.

Reservations required: mandy@svchamber.com 724-981-5880

 

Book Fair
Apr
5
10:00 am10:00

Book Fair

  • Headland Friendship Commons at St. Paul's

Collective Goods formerly Books Are Fun will be at St. Paul's form a book fair for all ages.

Proceeds benefit St. Paul's Auxiliary

Coffee with a Cop
Mar
28
7:00 am07:00

Coffee with a Cop

  • Twin Temptations

Join your neighbors and police officers for coffee and conversation!

No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask question, voice concerns, and get to know the officers in your neighborhood.

Questions? Contact Sgt. Paul Molton, 724-588-4190

Join officers from Greenville/West Salem and Hempfield Police.

Ask the Experts
Mar
23
6:00 pm18:00

Ask the Experts

  • Keifer Building at St. Pauls'

Getting Your Affairs in Order

Too many people wait for a crisis to make decisions about their care and wishes.
That creates additional stress and upset in an already trying time. Make things easier for you
and your loved ones by preparing and getting your affairs in order now.
Join us for a FREE panel discussion. Some of the topics that will be covered:

  • wills
  • durable power of attorney
  • healthcare power of attorney
  • advanced health directives
  • funeral pre-planning

Jason Dibble, Wallace & Dibble Law Firm, and Cris Loutzenhiser of Loutzenhiser Funeral Home, will be on hand to discuss these topics and answer your questions.

RSVP to gfay@lifeatstpauls.org or 724-588-9613 ext. 1217

18th Annual Auction
Mar
10
6:00 pm18:00

18th Annual Auction

  • Howard Miller Center at Thiel College

Join us for an exciting evening of bidding and great auction items.

Benefits the Chamber of Commerce and United Way of Mercer County

  • Table of 10: $425
  • Table of 8: $350
  • Individual ticket: $45

Register/Pay online

Price include heavy hors d'oeuvres, open bar and bid number.

Mar
8
8:30 am08:30

Regional Impact of the Petrochemical/Cracker Plant on Western PA

  • Cross Creek Resort

Opportunities for Manufacturing, Entrepreneurs and Education

Sponsored by the Northwest PA Oil & Gas Hub

Learn about the economic and education impact from the experiences of Louisiana's established petrochemical/cracker plants.

The cracker plant being constructed in Monaca, PA will have a major economic impact to Western PA for decades to come.

Presenters: Louisiana leaders in industry, economic development and education will share their experience and what they have learned from the opening of a cracker plant in their area. Also leaders in the oil and gas industry will update you on the progress within the industry.

GSO Goes to the Movies
Feb
11
3:00 pm15:00

GSO Goes to the Movies

  • Passavant Memorial Center at Thiel College

The Greenville Symphony Orchestra presents music from such famous movies as The Bridge Over the River Kwai, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, The Blues Brothers, The Producers, The Sting, The Magnificent Seven, and The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, as well as music from The Lone Ranger and a lovely medley of music by Henry Mancini. You might also hear such songs as the "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy from Company B" and "I've Got You Under My Skin." 

Order tickets here

Steak Dinner
Feb
4
5:00 pm17:00

Steak Dinner

St. Michael School 6th Annual Steak Dinner

Dinner: locally raised 8 oz. black angus steak, baked potato, salad bar, vegetable, bread & butter

Desserts: featuring Gelato from U'll Scream and a variety of cakes

Drinks: wine, coffee and soft drinks

Take out orders are available

Tickets: $15 in advance or $18 at the door

Call Robin Bates, 724-699-0899 or the school office, 724-588-7050. Tickets are available at the school office from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays or the church office from 12 to 5 p.m. Also available from Robin and Wes Bates or the Knights of Columbus.

****Bonus - $100 money tree raffle included for all ticket holders ******

Commissioners Meet-n-Greet
Feb
3
11:30 am11:30

Commissioners Meet-n-Greet

  • Mercer County Career Center

Sponsored by Mercer Area, Grove City Area, Greenville Area and Shenango Valley Chambers of Commerce.

Get the opportunity to hear from County Commissioners, Matt McConnell, Scott Boyd and Tim McGonigle.

Cost is $10. RSVP by January 27 to Mercer Area Chamber of Commerce, 143 N. Diamond Street, Mercer, PA 16137, 724-662-4185 or click here

Lunch buffet: salad, chicken marsala, citrus baked fish, mashed potatoes with gravy, buttered corn, glazed carrots, apple crostata with creme anglaise, fresh baked rolls with butter, and beverages.

 

Business & Community Expo
Jan
28
10:00 am10:00

Business & Community Expo

  • Thiel College Rissell-Schreyer Dome

Sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce and The Record Argus.

Visit with over 60 area businesses about their products and services.

Admission $1

If you are interested in a display, register here.

Ask the Experts
Jan
26
6:00 pm18:00

Ask the Experts

  • The Keifer Building at St. Paul's

Residents of The Colony at St. Paul's share insights on retirement living.

Panel Presenters:

  • Tom & Nancy Hoffacker moved to The Colony in October 2015. Tom serves on The Colony Resident Council and Nancy is a member of the Crafter's Club.
  • Mary Ellen Bayuk moved into The Colony the day after retirement, January 2014. She is president-elect of The Colony Resident Council and serves on Program & Marketing Committee of the Board of Directors of St. Paul's.
  • Gerry McElree moved to The Colony in 2011. Gerry serves as a New Resident Mentor and is an official Ambassador.
  • Conrad & Carol Koehler moved to The Colony in April 2016. The couple participates in the Crafter's Club and have recently agreed to become Ambassadors.

A Q&A will follow the presentation. What you will learn:

  • Considerations for a move to a senior living community
  • Preparing for a move
  • Financial considerations
  • Options & benefits
  • Life at St. Paul's after the move

RSVP by January 23 to jkather@lifeatstpauls.org or 724-588-9613 x1209

A Conversation with DCED Secretary Davin
Jan
23
8:00 am08:00

A Conversation with DCED Secretary Davin

  • Park Inn by Radisson

Developing Our Future Workforce: A Conversation with DCED Secretary Davin

We often talk about how to further industry and create jobs in our area. If we are attracting industry to the area, those companies need qualified workers. In order to provide a superior workforce, we need to start early. Secretary Davin will speak about developing early learning as an economic development strategy.

Cost: $20 person include a full breakfast buffet

RSVP by January 10 - Click here to register online and pay.

Event brought to by Early Learning Investment Commission, Greenville-Reynolds Development Corp., Greenville Area, Grove City  Area, Mercer Area and Shenango Valley Chambers of Commerce, and Penn-Northwest Dev. Corp.

 

Cookie Walk
Dec
10
10:30 am10:30

Cookie Walk

  • Greenville Area Public Library

Friends of the Greenville Area Public Library

Featuring an assortment of homemade Christmas cookies available for $6/dozen. Simply walk through and choose your favorites.

Cackles, Clutches & Cocktails
Nov
10
6:00 pm18:00

Cackles, Clutches & Cocktails

  • UPMC Horizon Womancare Center

Sponsored by UPMC Horizon Community Health Foundation

15 Signature Purse Winners - one announced every 10 minutes

50+ purse raffle; tickets drawn at 8 p.m. $20 per ticket

Re-purposed relics - great selection - reasonably priced

Tickets: $40 includes appetizers and drinks. Call 724-983-7159 to RSVP by November 4.

Sponsorship Opportunities available -  click here for a registration form

What Web Presence Strategy Is Right for You?
Nov
10
8:30 am08:30

What Web Presence Strategy Is Right for You?

  • Glen Johnson Center at Thiel College

Small Business Growth Series

This interactive workshop will explore the following:

  • Website best practices
  • When to use Facebook as a website
  • Why you may need both
  • Quick overview of some of the features on Facebook

Cost is $20 for chamber members; $25 for non members. This seminar is available on site or as a WebEx. Click here to register.

The seminar will be held in Room 105 of the Glen Johnson Center at Thiel College.

 

The Veteran's Breakfast Storytelling Event
Nov
5
8:00 am08:00

The Veteran's Breakfast Storytelling Event

  • Buhl Park Casino

Sponsored by the Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Veterans Breakfast Club of Pittsburgh.

The mission of the Veterans Breakfast Club is to create communities of listening around veterans and their stories to ensure that this living history will never be forgotten.

This free event will be moderated by Todd DePastino, author of Bill Mauldin: A Lfie Up Front and will include opportunities to share and hear the stories of local veterans.

RSVP: 724-981-5880 or info@svchamber.com.

"Dancing Queen: the Music of ABBA"
Oct
22
7:30 pm19:30

"Dancing Queen: the Music of ABBA"

  • Passavan Center at Thiel College

Featuring "Jeans 'n Classics"

Sponsored by Greenville Symphony Orchestra

This group of top flight musicians from Canada presents an exciting evening of the music of ABBA. Everyone is sure to enjoy the mix of vocals, classic rock and the GSO. This entertaining performance will include all of the most famous ABBA songs and is sure to rekindle memories and the joy of hearing all this music again live.

Visit the GSO website for sponsorship opportunities and tickets.

Northeasterly Winds
Oct
16
3:30 pm15:30

Northeasterly Winds

  • Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

Sponsored by Friends of Music at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

The quartet consists of Nanette Adams, flute, Kathy Zetts, oboe, Mike Vara, clarinet, Marc Fannin, bassoon, and James Fuller, horn. They perform a varied repertoire ranging from J.S. Bach to the Beatles.

The concert is free and open to the public. An opportunity will be provided for a free-will offering to support the series.

Chamber Annual Dinner
Oct
13
5:00 pm17:00

Chamber Annual Dinner

  • Luther Room at Thiel College

Join us as we honor the Business of the Year, Business Person of the Year, and Service Organization of the Year.

5:00 p.m. Mixer with dinner at 6 p.m.

All members receive one free ticket; however, an RSVP is REQUIRED by October 5. Additional guests are $25 each.

Note: Mentor and above tiers will be contacted regarding their reservations.

36th Annual O'Brien Children Memorial Lobster Clambake
Oct
12
5:00 pm17:00

36th Annual O'Brien Children Memorial Lobster Clambake

  • Tiffany's Banquest Center

Big Fun for a Great Cause!

Casual Attire and Live Entertainment

Tickets are $90 ($35 admission/$55 donation)

For information or tickets, jdemay@rienconstruction.com

Paul and Tina O’Brien turned a personal loss into a community triumph by establishing the O’Brien Children Memorial Fund. This fund started the Shenango Valley Foundation and has provided a compass by generously benefiting children and the elderly in our area. Medical and dental attention, wheelchairs, home entrance ramps, and help to equip vans for the handicapped are just a few of the necessities that this fund provides.

Grapes & Growlers
Oct
1
4:00 pm16:00

Grapes & Growlers

  • Loft 18

The Greenville Chamber of Commerce is hosting its first wine and beer tasting event, Grapes & Growlers inside Loft 18. Loft 18 is located on Route 18 at the Rutledge Road intersection.

Only 200 tickets will be sold for this premier event. Attendees will have the opportunity to sample some of the area’s finest wines and brews in this unique, casual atmosphere of a refurbished barn.

Click here to sponsor the event or for additional information. Call the Chamber, 724-588-7150, for ticket availability.

 

St. Michael School Car Cruise
Sep
25
2:00 pm14:00

St. Michael School Car Cruise

  • St. Michael Church

End of Summer Car Cruise in St. Michael Church parking lot. Burgers, hot dogs, hot sausage, chicken, nachos, cold drinks and desserts will be available. DJ playing hits all day.

Awesome door prizes and an amazing Chinese auction.

During the show, the winner of the 2016 Shelby GT 350 Mustang will be drawn. You can still purchase your tickets at www.smscardrawing.com.

Show is rain or shine. No entry fee.